The Columbo Case Files

Pride … foreign intrigue … and several episodes bending the boundaries of both the Columbo series, and the television medium itself. An episode-by-episode guide through Season Five, with original comment, analysis, and essays. Both Patrick McGoohan AND Jack Cassidy appear this season, with this being the latter’s last role in Columbo. Janet Leigh, Hector Elizondo, and Ricardo Montalban are guest killers, too. Columbo will face some hard questions and great tests this season — come along!

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Ensamples

Among the worst things about The Slap is how it has fed self-righteousness in all but the two participants, and they already had it or

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Lipstick

Pig is revelation. Revealing is when what’s here is hidden then seen. It’s really many individual ones, though widely considered they’re the same, and all

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Not For Teacher

There’s an unfortunate instructor-y thing where the guy on stage [I’ve found it’s usually a male doing this] asks a question he already knows the

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Diminishing Me

You’d think a guy’d remember if it was the first time he’d seen a body but I didn’t not at first. [Hadda chance to graduate

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Game Face

F Buechner on the faces we will meet or do not … T.S. Eliot read by Sir Anthony Hopkins … Helen of Troy, beauty +

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Talks With A Duck

Obscured in the kerfuffle over Mr. Robertson’s coarser comments on the Fairer Sex is a simple fact that any five-year-old can tell us: Adults say

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Love Every Day

Tim Keller has said that our sinfulness is far worse than we ever could imagine, and that God’s love is far more than we ever

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